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Veronica Jane Koebel

December 1, 1925 ~ August 16, 2017 (age 91)

The Piano Brothers

Veronica J. Koebel, age 91, of Moville, passed away on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at her home of Moville.  A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the Immaculate Conception Church of Moville with the Rev. Msgr. R. Mark Duchaine officiating.  Burial will be at the Arlington Cemetery of Moville.  A visitation will be held on Friday, August 18, 2017 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM with a rosary service at 6:45 PM followed by a Scripture service at 7:00 PM at the church. 

Veronica J. Koebel was born December 1, 1925 in Storm Lake, Iowa, to Rosa (Zubradt) and Daniel Kennedy.  She graduated from Storm Lake St. Mary High School.  After high school she worked as a roller skating carhop.  Later in her life she worked as a bookkeeper at Fullerton Lumber.  Her main occupation was that of homemaker.

She was united in marriage to Leo J. Koebel on August 6, 1945 in Storm Lake, Iowa.  They were blessed with nine children.  They raised their family in Fonda, IA, Tyndall, SD, and Moville, IA, where Veronica has lived the last 51 years.

She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church of Moville where she was a volunteer for the Guild and the PieceMakers.  She was supportive of her children’s many activities and volunteered for The Community Basket.   She enjoyed tending to her houseplants, canning, quilting, camping and watching Danny O’Donnell videos and listening to his music.  She loved family time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by three sons, Dan (Sharon) Koebel of Redmond, WA, Dave (Judi) Koebel of Omaha, NE, John (Kathy) Koebel of Sioux City, IA; five daughters, Rosemary (Ray) Klemmensen of Cedar Falls, IA, Kathy Myres of Moville, IA, Linda (Mark) Burke of Norwalk, IA, Paula (Bryan) Jensen of Elgin, NE, Diane (Terry) Pilar of Moville, IA; 23 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; and brother, Joe (Elaine) Kennedy of Omaha, NE.

Veronica was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Leo in 1995; brothers, Pat Kennedy and John Kennedy; sisters, Marie Kennedy and Frances Vernia; daughter, Elaine Koebel; granddaughter, Theresa Myres; grandson, Nicholas Pilar; and daughter-in-law, Trudi Koebel.


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
August 18, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Immaculate Conception Church
403 Jones St
Moville, IA 51039

Recitation of the Rosary
Friday
August 18, 2017

6:45 PM
Immaculate Conception Church
403 Jones St
Moville, IA 51039

Scriptural prayer service
Friday
August 18, 2017

7:00 PM
Immaculate Conception Church
403 Jones St
Moville, IA 51039

Funeral Mass
Saturday
August 19, 2017

10:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
403 Jones St
Moville, IA 51039

Burial
Saturday
August 19, 2017

Arlington Cemetery

Moville, IA 51039


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